About AABTonics

With the aim to inspire innovations in the field of GIS, AABSyS IT brings to you the 2nd edition of AABTonics. AABTonics- Leveraging GIS Startup ideas is a contest for entrepreneurial minds to showcase transformative ideas and innovation, receive industry recognition, and get a headstart on your entrepreneurial journey. AABTonics offers a unique opportunity to present innovative solutions for the GIS industry to creatively solve problems big and small.

Participation Requirements

AABTonics is open to students, professionals, academics, and non-academics.

  • Participation must register as an individual or as a team.
  • Participation as a team must have 2 to 6 members, with an appointed Team Lead, with whom all the communications are to be exchanged by AABSyS IT.
  • A participant must not be a member of more than one team.
  • Participants registering under “Individual category” cannot be a member of any team.
  • A participant must abide by the Terms and Conditions defined by AABSyS IT.
  • Any deviation from the above will result in immediate disqualification of the participant.

How to Participate?

To be in the running for AABTonics, submit your GIS idea/ solution/ innovation, in areas of,

  • Mapping/ Remote Sensing/ Drone/ Photogrammetry or any other.
  • Web/ mobile/ physical / or any other application solving a problem.
  • Any GIS related idea with social, economical or commercial application of impactful significance.
  • Sustainable Development Goals.

Levels and Timeline


  • Registered teams will be required to submit a write-up on their proposed idea briefly defining the idea/ solution/ innovation along with the justification on the uniqueness, current stage of idea/startup, challenges, and team member introduction (if applicable).
  • The write-up must not exceed 3000 words and should be submitted in PDF format.
  • Kindly note that the submissions must not contain the name of the affiliated institution.
  • Participants will be able to make submissions until the mentioned deadline.


  • Qualifying participants from Level I will be required to work on presentation/ video/ prototype submission to be demonstrated before AABTonics panel.
  • The maximum limit must not exceed 15 slides for presentations and 10 minutes for videos.
  • Participants will be able to make submissions until the deadline for this round.

Evaluation Criteria

Awards and Recognition

  • All the participants and mentors will be awarded e-participation certificates.
  • The top 3 chosen by the panel will be declared as follows and offered the following rewards:

2nd winner

INR 50,000

1st winner

2nd Runner up
INR 30,000

3rd winner

3rd Runner up
INR 20,000

* NOTE: For international participants, INR will be converted to USD

For more details:

Call: +91 120 499 1414